RA21: Resource Access for the 21st Century – Improving Access to Scholarly Resources, from Anywhere, on Any Device
peter.suber's bookmarks 2018-08-24
[Less about OA than convenient access to non-OA sources.]
"Publishers, libraries, and consumers have all come to the understanding that authorizing access to content based on IP address no longer works in today’s distributed world. The RA21 project hopes to resolve some of the fundamental issues that create barriers to moving to federated identity in place of IP address authentication by looking at some of the products and services available in the identity discovery space today, and determining best practice for future implementations going forward."